Birmingham Business Crime Survey – 2016

The first Birmingham Business Crime Survey took place in spring 2015, and saw 68 members of the local business community share their views on matters relating to business crime in their area. The 30 question survey was designed in conjunction with Midland Heart on... read more

Southside secures Yes vote for BID 2

Southside Business Improvement District has secured a mandate for a second term from April 2016 following a resounding Yes vote from businesses within Birmingham’s most diverse district. To secure a yes, voters needed to make up the majority of the ballot turnout by... read more

It’s hotting up at Southside

An influx of foreign students, a thriving leisure scene and its proximity to Grand Central and the Bullring have made Southside BID area the hottest residential market in the city according to a leading agent. Apartments are currently being snapped up within hours of... read more

Southside leads call for direct flights from China

Southside Business Improvement District is leading the call for the introduction of direct scheduled flights between China and Birmingham following the success of a chartered service during the summer. Hainan Airlines launched a twice-weekly service between Beijing... read more

Yes 2 Bid 2!

The Southside BID 2 Renewal Ballot commences on the 12th October 2015 The time has come to ask all of our levy payers to vote on whether the BID should have a second term in order to continue its improvements for Southside and its businesses.  If you are the levy bill... read more